Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Morristown TN
949 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

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Hawkins TN-Washington TN-Greene TN-
949 PM EDT Fri Aug 23 2019

The National Weather Service in Morristown has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  East central Hawkins County in east Tennessee...
  Northwestern Washington County in east Tennessee...
  Northeastern Greene County in east Tennessee...

* Until 1145 PM EDT.

* At 948 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This may cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
  Baileyton, Fall Branch, Kepler and Jearoldstown.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches are possible over the area.
This additional rain may result in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3643 8262 3642 8260 3643 8257 3632 8257
      3627 8281 3636 8295 3644 8288 3644 8269
      3643 8269 3644 8266

$$

DH


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